Indiana McCaslins

Martha J ShepherdAge: 25 years18561882

Martha J Shepherd
Married name
Martha J Crawford
Birth November 1856 31 33
Note: Calculated from age at death
MarriageD T CrawfordView this family

Census 1870 (Age 13 years)
Death of a motherElizabeth Ann Blankenship
before 1880 (Age 23 years)

Death September 18, 1882 (Age 25 years)

Burial after September 18, 1882
Note: Hopewell Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: after January 28, 1846, Jennings, Indiana
9 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
13 months
elder brother
5 years
elder sister
3 years
Family with D T Crawford - View this family

BirthSome Lovett Township Cemeteries
Birth1870 US Federal Census
Census1870 US Federal Census
DeathSome Lovett Township Cemeteries

Calculated from age at death


Hopewell Cemetery

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Vernon, Jennings, Indiana, 45-year-old Indiana-born farmer William Shepherd owns no real estate and only $100 worth of personal property. He and his 48-year-old Indiana-born wife Elizabeth [Blakenship] Shepherd have in their household their children, 21-year-old Indiana-born farm worker Lewis [James Lewis], 20-year-old Indiana-born farm worker William T, 16-year-old Indiana-born Eliza and 13-year-old Missouri-born Martha, Elizabeth's 76-year-old Kentucky-born mother Hannah Blankenship and Elizabeth's brother 50-year-old Indiana-born laborer Noah Blankenship. Martha has attended school in the past year. Hannah can read but not write, and Noah is illiterate

Martha J Shepherd Crawford died on 18 Sep 1882, aged 25 years, 10 months, and was buried in the Hopewell Cemetery located on the east side of Highway 3, at the border of Lovett and Montgomery Townships in Jennings, Indiana.